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Gallbladder problems have become increasingly common, due in part to our fattier diets. I hope you're not suffering from any gallbladder issues...
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Your gallbladder is located on your right side, but gallbladder pain may not have anything to do with your position. You can sleep in any position...
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The gallbladder is a muscular, hollow sack, approximately two inches by one inch that attaches to the lower edge of the liver. The purpose of the...
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No, they are not the same. The bladder is part of the urinary system. A bladder infection is commonly caused by a bacterial infection .Usually the...
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The gallbladder is a small pouch that sits just under the liver. The gallbladder stores bile produced by the liver. After meals, the gallbladder is...
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No, the gallbladder is located under the right lower ribs (inside the liver) in the abdomen. Rather than try and diagnose your left scapular pain by...
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The gallbladder is a pear-shaped reservoir that sits just under the liver. It stores and concentrates bile. During a meal, the gallbladder contracts...
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Blood tests on the pancreas and liver can come back normal and there could still be gallbladder trouble.  The blood tests just show that the...
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The gallbladder and diabetes are only connected by the fact that your husband hasn't been eating correctly.  Taking out his gallbladder will...
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Fortunately, the gallbladder is an organ people can live without. Your liver produces enough bile to digest a normal diet. Once the gallbladder is...
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Yes, I would recommend being evaluated through the hospital emergency room. Preferably you'll go to the Hospital E.R. that is...
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An apple a day may keep the doctor away, but not necessarily the surgeon or gastroenterologist. Don't get me wrong...apples are good, but I do...
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The gallbladder is a sac that stores bile made by the liver in between meals. After a meal, the gallbladder squeezes the bile it has stored into the...
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The term "lesion" can mean a lot of things....from a mass (tumor) to even an area of scarring or calcification. It does not necessarily...
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     I'm now 53. When I was 42 I was having symptoms of what I thought, were associated with heart disease.  After...